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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Motorcyclist Dies in Accident Near Airport Industrial Park

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Pueblo, CO: A 24-year-old motorcyclist died Wednesday after he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a van near the intersection of Eaton Way and William White Boulevard by the Airport Industrial Park. The driver was identified as Julian Gallego...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Man Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Stepfather

Tyler Idell

Pueblo, CO: A 24-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night in connection with the shooting death of his 52-year-old stepfather at residence in southwest Pueblo County. Deputies responded to a home in the 6400 block of Galbreth Road at about 8 p.m. on the re...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Man Arrested After Child Seriously Injured in DUI Accident

Keanu Valdez

Pueblo, CO:  A 27-year-old man was arrested late Tuesday following a one-vehicle accident on the Colorado State University-Pueblo campus that left a child seriously injured. Deputies responded to the report of an accident on Bartley Boulevard, ne...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Sheriff’s Office Seeking Help in Locating Runaway Teen

Haven Navarro

Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help in locating a 15-year-old Pueblo West girl, who was reported as a runaway by her family on June 5. Haven Navarro left her home in the 1300 block of W. Camino Pablo Drive in Pueblo We...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Sheriff Taylor Awards Scholarships to Two Outstanding High School Seniors

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor today announced the recipients of the 2020 County Sheriffs of Colorado Scholarship. Pueblo West High School Senior Cierra Dobney and Centennial High School Senior Luke VanBuskirk have each been awarded a $1...

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Posted on: May 25, 2020

Sheriff’s Office Seeks Help in Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

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Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying a suspect in an armed robbery of a Pueblo West liquor store late Sunday night. Deputies responded to Cheers Liquor, 316 S. McCulloch Blvd. at about 9:45 p.m. on ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Sheriff Taylor Reminds Public Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Still in Place

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor reminds the public that Pueblo County remains under Stage 1 fire restrictions. “As people prepare for the Memorial Day weekend, I want to remind everyone the fire danger remains high in Pueblo Cou...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Domestic Dispute Leads to Arrest After a Shot Was Fired in Pueblo West Home

Theodore Sager

Pueblo, CO: A Pueblo West man was arrested on several felony charges late Wednesday night following a domestic disturbance that ended with a shot being fired inside a Pueblo West home. No one was injured in the incident. Sheriff’s deputies respo...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Second Illegal Marijuana Grow Found in Avondale Home; Operation is related to May 1 Grow Bust

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Pueblo, CO: For the second time in less than three weeks, Pueblo County Sheriff’s Narcotics Detectives found an illegal marijuana grow in an Avondale home that had been the site of a previous illegal grow operation. One person was arrested and 3...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Name of Former Sheriff Killed in Plane Crash to be Added to National Memorial

Joe Tucker

Pueblo, CO: Former Pueblo County Sheriff Joe E. Tucker’s devotion to duty, dedication to service and compassion for others was a trademark of his short tenure as Sheriff. Those traits also were factors that contributed to Tucker’s unfo...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Former Sheriff McKee to be Recognized for Line of Duty Death 100 Years Later

John McKee

Pueblo, CO: Former Pueblo County Sheriff John M. McKee was known throughout the state as being an exceptional lawman who proudly served his community. So, it was no surprise that when McKee died in 1918 from health complications brought on by an assault, ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Man Arrested in Stabbing Incident at St. Charles Mesa Home

John J. Ortega

Pueblo, CO: A 37-year-old man was arrested on several felony charges this afternoon in connection with a stabbing at a home on the St. Charles Mesa. Deputies responded to a home in the 2000 block of South Road at about 1:45 p.m. on a report of a stabbing....

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Butane Hash Oil Operation Cause of Pueblo West Home Explosion

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Pueblo, CO: An explosion at a Pueblo West home Tuesday afternoon was caused by a butane hash oil operation, according to Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives. Deputies responded to a home at 994 S. Tierra Buena Drive in Pueblo West at about 1:50 p...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Pueblo County to Operate Drive-Up Testing Site for COVID-19

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Pueblo, CO - Pueblo County will open a drive-up testing site in Pueblo from Wednesday, April 22 through May 30 to test certain qualifying members of the public who have symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, difficulty breathing, and fever over 100.4). This testing...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

House Explodes in Colorado City; Surrounding Homes Sustain Damage

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Pueblo, CO: An explosion at a vacant house in Colorado City early this morning caused significant damage to  that residence and damaged several homes in the neighborhood. No one was injured. Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to...

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